Zermatt, Switzerland

Extending the skiing season with top quality snow

IDE’s VIM400 unit has been delivering fresh snow in Zermatt since 2009. Working in harmony with natural snow and other existing snow making facilities, the VIM400 helps to extend the skiing and snowboarding season with top quality snow in autumn and spring.



Client: Zermatt Bergnahnen AG, Switzerland
Project Type: Vacuum Ice Maker (VIM) for All Weather Snowmaking
Technology: Vacuum Ice Maker (VIM)
Total Capacity: 800 m³ snow/day (28,250 ft³/day)
Commission Date: 2009


"This snow cannon is innovative as it produces snow without chemicals and doesn’t use drinking water supplies"

Tages Anzeiger Swiss newspaper

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